Rebecca Freedman McGrath is Senior Vice President, Government Relations and Public Policy at Cardinal Health. Prior to joining Cardinal Health in April 2016, Rebecca served as Vice President of the District Policy Group and a Government Relations Director with Drinker Biddle’s Lobbying & Advocacy team for seven years. Rebecca is an experienced government relations professional with proven ability to achieve federal legislative, programmatic, regulatory, and advocacy-related goals on behalf of biopharmaceutical companies, industry groups, and patient advocacy organizations. She has an extensive track record of success in securing passage of legislation and inclusion of direct appropriations and report language for client priorities, building consensus regarding policy change among industry and stakeholder partners, and maintaining long-standing bipartisan relationships.
Rebecca also worked for former Senator Dodd (D-CT) for several years and earned a B.A. from Skidmore College and J.D. from American University, Washington College of Law.